#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for March, 2009

Back in the USA

Just completed a 10 hour flight from Prague to Atlanta. Sally is at Panda Express–she’s a picky eater and was hungry for “American” food. Go figure. I guess she made a better choice than I did, though–I’m in a smoking room, writing this blog. :) She came in, coughed pointedly, and left again.

We’ll get as far as Seattle tonight, arriving around midnight. The plan is to–excuse the term–crash in a hotel room near the airport. In the morning, Sally will go on to Portland, while I head for Spokane. I will sure be glad to see all my critters

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Greetings from the Future

In this time zone, we are eight hours ahead of Pacific and five ahead of Eastern. My brother-in-law just asked Sally, via email, if she’d check out the lottery numbers and get back to him. (Insert smile here.)

Today was our last day in Prague, and we made the most of it, taking the Grand City Tour and finishing up our shopping. We spent the last hour or so trying to cram everything into our suitcases and carry-ons. My favorite purchase, I think, is a Charlie Chaplin marionette, fated to sit on one of the bookshelves in my office.


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